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Plecia kelownaensis

Insecta - Diptera - Bibionidae

Taxonomy
Plecia kelownaensis was named by Rice (1959). Its type specimen is GSC 14423, an exoskeleton (disarticulated body with two wings), and it is a compression fossil. Its type locality is Mission Creek, which is in a Ypresian lacustrine shale in Canada.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1959Plecia kelownaensis Rice p. 8 figs. Pl I fig 4; Fig 3 No. 8,9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
Cercofilata
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
RankNameAuthor
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAntliophora
orderDiptera
NeodipteraMichelsen 1994
infraorderBibionomorpha
superfamilyBibionoideaNewman 1834
familyBibionidaeNewman 1834
subfamilyPleciinaeDuda 1930
genusPleciaWiedemann 1823
specieskelownaensis

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available